Karnataka High Court dismisses criminal petitions from Mining firm and others associated with illegal mining

  EJ News Network 2020-10-18 07:18:49

The petition from Shree Mallikarjun Shipping Private Limited, its Managing Director Satish Sail, and Prem Chand Garg, Shri Lal Mahal Limited, and Sushil Kumar Valecha contended that there was no material to frame charges against them, and sought to be discharged.
NGT: TN PCB to periodically monitor the Suguna poultry farm unit at Krishnagiri for environment compliances

  EJ News Network 2020-10-01 22:45:36

NGT directed Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board to make periodical inspections of the Poultry farm to ensure adherence to compliances imposed by the Board
NGT directs Haryana State PCB to follow due process of law to protect right of residential inhabitants to clean environment against toxic discharges from M/s SSF Polymers [Refer Attached Order]

  EJ News Network 2020-09-30 22:00:25

The right of the inhabitants in the residential area to clean environment cannot be defeated by any permission and no industrial polluting activity can be permitted in a residential zone particularly, after the stipulated period of 10 years is over
NGT gives M/s Ajay Gelatin Pvt. Ltd. to continue operations till 2024 with all precautions and monitoring from State PCB [Refer Attached Order]

  EJ News Network 2020-09-24 22:53:22

Precautions were directed to be taken by the Department of Science, Technology and Environment by way of maintaining distance from the residential projects and setting up of a buffer of green belt
NGT constitutes joint committee to prevent indiscriminate quarrying and stone crushing operations in Vindhya Mountains [Refer Attached Order]

  EJ News Network 2020-09-23 19:45:32

The damage to the environment and public health cannot be brushed aside and effective measures are required to be taken for realizing the guaranteed Fundamental Right to clean environment which is part of Right to life: NGT
NGT suggests demarcating boundary of Eco-Sensitive Zone of “Soor Sarovar Bird Sanctuary” in UP [Refer Attached Order]

  EJ News Network 2020-09-22 22:04:46

Hindustan Institute of Technology & Management, (HIT) and Anand Engineering College, (AEC), Agra are within the Wildlife Sanctuary notified by the State of Uttar Pradesh as Eco-Sensitive Zone of “Soor Sarovar Bird Sanctuary” in District Agra
NGT directs DM to maintain surveillance to prevent Illegal sand mining in Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh [Refer Attached Order]

  EJ News Network 2020-09-22 22:04:24

“Let the District Magistrate, Prayagraj take further steps in maintaining surveillance. The issue of compensation, if not already finalized, may be finalized with the assistance of the CPCB,” tribunal said
Polavaram rehabilitation and resettlement to be completed within six months: NGT [Refer Attached Order]

  EJ News Network 2020-09-18 19:02:57

NGT agreed on all recommendations from the joint committee on the matter except transferring the case to Hon’ble Supreme Court
NGT directs CPCB to prepare restoration plan for Sitarganj, Uttarakhand [Refer Attached Order]

  EJ News Network 2020-09-16 21:54:17

The Joint Committee will prepare an Environmental Restoration Plan within three months and execute the same under supervision of the State PCB and the District Magistrate of Udham Singh Nagar